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Owing to the joint efforts of the New Jersey Meadowlands Commission and Ramapo College of New Jersey, the Meadowlands Environment Center was formed. In the wake of global warming and alarming rates of pollution, this center has a very significant role to play. Its aim is to increase awareness about the importance of our eco-system. Experts and academicians came together and charted out special programs for school kids. Children are introduced to the various concepts of eco system and related topics. Projects, lectures, community sessions, special series for kids are few of the many events hosted by the Meadowlands Environment Center.
The New Jersey Meadowlands Commission is a government agency that is responsible for protecting natural resources, and regulates the development and planning in the areas falling under its purview. It manages and controls 14 municipalities that are located in the Bergen and Hudson counties respectively. Nature lovers would do well to take advantage of all the activities the commission has to offer, including a wide variety of tours, cruises, nature walks and much more.
Any football fanatic knows the world famous MetLife Stadium in Rutherford, New Jersey. Just the sheer size of the stadium is mind blowing, adding to the fact that it is the home field for “The New York Jets” ad “The New York Football Giants”. They are considered to be the best for their premium seating, state of the art infrastructure and best amenities. It is believed that they host over 20 National Football leagues games in a season and have the biggest concerts and events in the world. A visit to this stadium is a dream come true for any fan.
The Meadowlands Sports Complex houses the MetLife Stadium, Meadowlands Racetrack and The Quest Diagnostic center in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The complex has garnered a lot of fame for being the home to the New York Giants and The New York Jets. It is a very popular tourist attraction in the city.